Over the last couple of decades, Steve Carell has gone from comedic political correspondent on The Daily Show to an Academy-Award®-nominated dramatic actor for his work in Foxcatcher, but he’ll always be most beloved for his hilarious yet complex interpretation of the “World’s Best Boss,” The Office’s infamous (and extremely quotable) Michael Scott. Next, he’ll be flexing his chops in Richard Linklater’s Last Flag Flying and as tennis’ original bad-boy Bobby Riggs opposite Emma Stone’s Billie Jean King in Battle of the Sexes, the latter of which premieres at the Toronto International Film Festival. In this video, we take a look back at Carell’s career and his many lovably incorrigible and unforgettable characters.
The Rise of Steve Carell
The ‘Last Flag Flying’ star has had a steady, yet unpredictable rise (that’s what she said).
By: Jacob T. Swinney